Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-09-14 Thread linda kateley
Does it make any difference as to where or what kind of fs that the zoneroot is mounted? and is there any difference with a whole root zone? linda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: S10 1/06: Will not update a zoned system. You must remove the zones before updating. Actually, that's not quite

Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-09-14 Thread David . Comay
Does it make any difference as to where or what kind of fs that the zoneroot is mounted? and is there any difference with a whole root zone? The situation is the same for both sparse and whole-root zones. The key is whether or not the file system is available under the miniroot since the

Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-09-14 Thread Steffen Weiberle
Jeff Victor wrote On 09/14/06 10:35,: [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does it make any difference as to where or what kind of fs that the zoneroot is mounted? and is there any difference with a whole root zone? The situation is the same for both sparse and whole-root zones. The key is whether or

Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-09-14 Thread Steffen Weiberle
Jeff Victor wrote On 09/14/06 10:35,: [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does it make any difference as to where or what kind of fs that the zoneroot is mounted? and is there any difference with a whole root zone? The situation is the same for both sparse and whole-root zones. The key is whether or

Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-09-14 Thread Jerry Jelinek
Steffen Weiberle wrote: Jeff Victor wrote On 09/14/06 10:35,: [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does it make any difference as to where or what kind of fs that the zoneroot is mounted? and is there any difference with a whole root zone? The situation is the same for both sparse and whole-root

Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-06-19 Thread Christine Tran
LU doesn't work for boxes with zones yet, afaik. zonepath on vxvm volumes won't work for upgrade from 3/05 (granted, upgrade from 3/05 with zones isn't supported anyway). I have no reason to think this would work with 1/06 either, vxconfigd has to run in order to present the volumes to the

Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-06-19 Thread David . Comay
Christine, LU doesn't work for boxes with zones yet, afaik. zonepath on vxvm volumes won't work for upgrade from 3/05 (granted, upgrade from 3/05 with zones isn't supported anyway). I have no reason to think this would work with 1/06 Just to clarify that upgrade from 3/05 when zones are

Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-06-19 Thread Christine Tran
Hi David, Umm ... sorry, perhaps this is outdated, my notes have a section cutpasted from a BigAdmin article Understanding The Basics About Solaris Containers in the Solaris 10 OS dated 8/05. It says that for 3/05, standard upgrade and LU don't know about non-global zones. Specifically:

Re: [zones-discuss] zones, upgrades, and vxvm

2006-06-19 Thread David . Comay
S10 1/06: Will not update a zoned system. You must remove the zones before updating. Actually, that's not quite right. Standard upgrade is supported in upgrading from 3/05 to 1/06. S10 6/06: Will not use LiveUpgrade to update a zoned system. If you want to update a zoned system, you must